Buddhist Heritage Tour of Tibet: 7 Days

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  • E-ticket/Mobile voucher
  • Hiking
  • Natural landmarks sightseeing
  • Cultural, religious and historic sites
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  • duration 7 days
  • tour type Private
  • age requirement 11+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
  • Starts Lhasa, China
  • Ends Lhasa, China
  • Visit the Potala Palace, an important symbol of Tibetan culture and history
  • Discover Lhasa during a sightseeing tour
  • Marvel at the stunning views of Yamdrok Yumtso, one of the three holy lakes in Tibet
  • Travel to Gyangtse and Shigatse. Learn more about Tibetan Buddhism
Isolated from the rest of the world and among the highest inhabited places on earth, Tibet is widely considered to be one of the most mystical and spiritually endowed locations. This one-week private Lhasa trip if for those keen on enjoying the serene beauty of this place and learning more about Tibetan Buddhism.

This private tour starts from Lhasa, where you will see the famous Potala Palace (this palace was the tallest building in the world for almost two centuries), Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street, Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, Norbulingka Park as well as the Tibet Museum.

Also see the Yamdrok Yumtso Lake, the largest inland lake in the north of the Himalayas. Continue to Gyangtse and Shigatse, observing the life of the locals and visiting sites that hold special importance in Tibetan Buddhism.

We will drive you back to the airport in Lhasa after the tour is over. For more details, please go through the itinerary below.
5 - Excellent
Based on 34 reviews
  • The
  • From England
  • On Jun 26 2019
5 - Excellent
The's review for another Travel China Guide tour
“What a super time we had! This was our first time in China and we had no idea what to expect or how to set about planning what to see! So very many thanks to Travel China Guide for doing such an excellent job in arranging the tour programme, the guides and the drivers.....we couldn't have asked for better. And many thanks to our travel consultant Kelly Wang for doing such an excellent schedule for us. The cars were excellent: new vehicles, always clean and well presented. We had super experienced drivers - especially useful on the 'exciting' motorways that you find in China! The little extras such as the bottles of water everyday in the car, the driver helping us in an out of the vehicle and loading up the luggage, manoeuvring the car close to the entrance and exits of the sites made the whole experience very enjoyable and memorable. The guides were excellent, well educated, helpful, engaging and so knowledgeable about China in the broadest sense: they could not only talk about the tourist sites but were also able to talk about the geography and history of China in its broadest context. No problems with the language as all our guides spoke very good English. Many thanks to Travel China Guide for making our first trip to China such a fun and memorable experience. We are already looking forward to our next visit!”
  • Geoff
  • From England
  • On Jun 27 2019
5 - Excellent
Geoff's review for another Travel China Guide tour
“We booked a private 3 day guided tour and were met at the airport by our guide Summer. The car was a clean modern saloon with plenty of room, was well stocked with bottled water and a very good driver. We stayed at the New Otani Chang Fu hotel which was a nice hotel with a Japanese influence. Summer was the perfect guide speaking great English and having a great deal of knowledge and passion about the sights we visited. Whilst not part of the package Summer recommended a restaurant for lunch one day and the food was fantastic. Summer listened to what we the clients wanted and adjusted her approach accordingly. I have visited China on many occasions with my work but never had the opportunity to do any sightseeing so to have the ability to be taken to some beautiful Chinese historical sites and be given just the right amount of background information was perfect. Would definitely recommend this tour company as the communication and organisation was perfect and the guide couldn't have been better.”
  • Ivette
  • From USA
  • On Nov 10 2019
5 - Excellent
Ivette's review for another Travel China Guide tour
“This was an excellent tour! Everything was done perfectly.”
  • Day 1: Lhasa Airport pickup
  • Day 2: Lhasa highlights
  • Day 3: Potala Palace & Jokhang Temple tour
  • Day 4: Lhasa – Gyantse
  • Day 5: Gyangtse – Shigatse
  • Day 6: Shigatse – Lhasa
  • Day 7: Lhasa departure
  • Meals: 6 breakfasts & 5 lunches
  • Accommodation as per the itinerary
  • Professional, English-speaking tour guides
  • Airport pickup and drop-off. Air-conditioned vehicles for other transfers
  • Entrance fees to destinations mentioned on the itinerary
  • Tibet travel permit
  • International airfare
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips for guides and drivers
  • Expenses that are personal in nature like laundry and phone calls
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10% Deposit payable upfront. Remaining balance payable 45 days prior to trip departure. Free cancellation up to 45 days prior departure. No refund applicable within 45 days of departure.


A deposit of 10% is required when booking this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 45 days prior departure. For any bookings within 45 days of departure, the full tour amount will be charged upon booking.

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Other Practical InformationChildren under 12 will receive a preferential rate (available on request) We do not recommend this tour for travelers using wheelchairs
If you have any question about this tour or need help with planning a trip, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us. We're ready to help.
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